Head of Quality Assurance Management

Head of Quality Assurance Management

Job Title: Head of Quality Assurance Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 894501_1519310767
Contact Name: Neil Tovey
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 22, 2018 14:46

Job Description

Your experience in Quality Management and knowledge of Quality Management System maintenance and audit management, will play a crucial part in overseeing the QMS & BMS processes and procedures. You will provide assurance that the QA Policy is enacted and ensuring that the requirements of external 2nd and 3rd party accreditations are consistently met through robust processes, accurate written procedures and employment of suitably qualified and experienced personnel.

You will be working for a leading company designing and manufacturing the next generation of high integrity electronic products for military and maritime applications. A corporate benefits package and transparent career development opportunities are on offer within this vibrant environment.

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About the Job:

The client requires a Head of Quality Assurance Management to be business driven supporting and also ensuring that the QMS & BMS applied meet the needs of the business. Working closely with other business stake holders to ensure all business and quality processes are maintained to reflect the changing nature of the business and emerging customer requirements. With a focus on continuous improvement the role will need to identify opportunities to help improve the business. This job includes:
*Leading the Business Process Consolidation Project with cross functional stakeholders
*Maintaining the Quality Manual, the QMS, BMS and setting standards for quality
*Managing the internal and external Quality audit process ensuring maintenance of the required accreditation
*Overseeing the maintenance and update of quality procedures, standards and specifications
*Participating in reviews aimed at increasing material resource efficiency and reduce waste
*Promoting the requirements for Quality Assurance within the Senior Management Team
*Assisting in the recruitment of SQEP Quality Assurance staff
*Reviewing and approving project Quality Assurance Plans ensuring that the plans are representative of the required scope and current in terms of legislative and regulatory requirements

About You:

To be suitable for the Head of Quality Assurance Management job, you will need to be, educated to Degree level or equivalent in a Quality Engineering or Engineering related discipline and have an advanced understanding of ISO9001 QMS / BMS maintenance. A sound knowledge of root cause analysis techniques and audit is also required. You will need experience of defence, aerospace, automotive, nuclear, or similar sector as well as knowledge of defence standards.

Head of Quality Assurance Management

Keywords: Quality, Quality Management, Quality Assurance, BMS, QMS, ISO9001, Audit, Quality Manual.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

This is a permanent position.

Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.